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Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area

Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area 201 E. Jones St., Lewisville, 972/219-7980; ias.unt.edu/llela Hours: Friday–Sunday 7am–7pm March–October; Friday–Sunday 7am–5pm November–February Admission: $5; free for…

Developing Character(s)

Terrible Trevor is the second installment in the River of Imagination Series by Irving teacher Pia Villanueva-Pulido. Pulido has worked…

The ABCs of Summer

Summer projects and excursions can keep your children’s academic skills up while providing quality family time for everyone.

The Life Aquatic

When it comes to interesting underwater creatures, the Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park is filled with animals that will keep…

Aim High!

There’s something about being in the wilderness to remind you of the things that really matter. Inspired by a trip…

App Alert! IEP Checklist

They say there’s an app for everything—and thanks to the Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC), there’s now an easier…

The Word on Reading

With 40 percent of third and fourth graders lacking proficiency in reading, it’s more than just vowels and consonants at…

Give Them an Earful

Are you homeschooling your child? If you haven’t heard of the Recorded Books Program, you might be overlooking a valuable…

(App)licable Education

There’s been more than one instance when you’ve handed over your smartphone to your fussy toddler as instant entertainment. Now,…